Glyndwr trilogy published posthumously
The second installment of a new trilogy which tells the compelling story of the early years of Glyndŵr's uprising is published this week.
Lessons from All Blacks Conqueror Carwyn James in New Revealing Biography
A new, comprehensive and revelatory biography of Maestro Carwyn James is published just as Warren Gatland's British and Irish Lions take on the All Blacks in the latest test series. As Gatland's Lions take on the mighty New Zealanders, thoughts inevitably go back to the one and only time that the Lions have beaten them in a Test series, under the leadership of the inimitable Carwyn James. Under his coaching, they secured a historical 3-1 victory in 1971.
Welsh Wanderer Tom shares story of his epic round of Wales charity odyssey
On 26th July 2016, Tom Davies left his home in Presteigne. Nine weeks later he arrived home, having walked the 1,100-mile perimeter of Wales, raising £6,700 for Alzheimer`s Society.
Golden times! Leading Welsh publisher and printer celebrates 50th birthday
The mid-sixties was a period of protest and fun a young man Robat Gruffudd took advantage of the new small offset printing process to produce cheeky, colourful material for the Welsh youth of the time.
Marking centenary of the battle of Passchendaele 1917
On July 31st 2017 two large-scale ceremonies will take place to commemorate the one hundredth anniversary of one of the bloodiest battles of the First World War the Battle of Passchendaele. Tyne Cot Cemetery in Belgium will be the venue for the international ceremony and a few hours later the Welsh National Memorial at Langemark will be the site of the Welsh national event.
Welsh valleys mining community spirit recalled in emotional memoir
A new memoir published this week paints a vivid picture of life in the South Wales Valleys during the 1930s, and evokes the strong community spirit of the valleys in that period.
'The Welsh need more confidence in themselves'
We 'must use Welsh history as a means of giving the Welsh more confidence in the world today' this is the message that is emphasised in a new book published this week by Y Lolfa publishers.
What is the true national sport of Wales?
The debate about the true national sport of Wales has been raging for years between rugby and football fans. But a new book claims that the first and true national sport of Wales is neither of these, but the little less know sport of Handball.
Welsh mythology inspires new novel during 'Year of Legends'
A famous Welsh legend has inspired a new novel which is published this week.
New book celebrates Thomas Jones of Pencerrig
This first biography of the famous Welsh painter Thomas Jones has been published this week.
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